Woman and child looking at food

Global Food Crisis Fund

The global food crisis is the worst hunger emergency the world has seen in decades. And the truth is, this crisis will not resolve itself. We are compelled to respond to this great need because no child should go hungry. Would you help us to provide: • Meals for families • Emergency food packs • Backyard farming supplies and education • Food security resources • Income generation opportunities And more… Please join us as we work to make sure no child goes to bed hungry! It’s a big task, but Jesus is more powerful than hunger and poverty. Let’s join Him in caring for the least of these.

Where does the money go?

Your donation helps children and families escape poverty for good through life-changing interventions. Your contribution will be delivered through local churches around the world by staff members in the field who know the immediate needs of children, families and communities.

Frequently asked questions

How much of my donation goes to the project I have chosen?

Financial integrity matters to us. We take your trust seriously and are committed to faithfully stewarding the funds you give. No less than 80 per cent of funds raised will be used for program activities and no more than 20 per cent will be used for fundraising and administration. You can give with confidence knowing that every dollar is used to maximize impact on behalf of children living in poverty. You can learn more about our finances at compassion.ca/finances.

How will I know the impact my gift had?

We know how important it is for you to stay informed about the impact of your generosity. Compassion provides churches, businesses and donors with comprehensive reports that outline how funds were used and include photos and quotes directly from program beneficiaries.

When can I expect my income tax receipt?

Compassion Canada issues charitable tax receipts annually in February in the name of the donating individual or business.